GOG’s backtrack on Devotion restart time after announcement

Digital game storefront GOG has backtracked its decision to list horror titles dedicationJust hours after the developer Red Candle Games announced that it would restart on the platform,

dedication Originally released in 2019, after a collection of criticism about the use of in-game art assets to ridicule Xi Jinping Jintao of China, it was withdrawn from sale in Steam.

Red Candle then re-released the title in physical form in its home country of Taiwan, saying earlier this year that it may pursue other launch plans further.Seems to bring dedication toGOG-Owned online marketplace Cyberpunk 2077 Creator CD Projekt (not a stranger to the recent controversy)-was one such plan.

Still, just a few hours after the studio announced dedication When the long-awaited digital reappears on GOG, the market “decided not to list the games,” he said. The company didn’t give a specific reason for the U-turn, but suggested that it was due to player pressure.

“Today, the game was announced dedication I’m coming to GOG ” Read tweets from GOG, Posted in about 4 hours First announcement.. “After receiving a lot of messages from gamers, we decided not to list the game in the store.”

At the time of writing, Red Candle has not yet commented on the sudden shift between GOG and CD Projekt.

Back to top button